Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1%

Average rating from 215 Ratings
4.1

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Quick Product Notes
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Paraben-Free
Sulfate-Free
Alcohol-Free
Silicone-Free
EU Allergen-Free
Fungal Acne (Malassezia) Safe

Notable Effects & Ingredients
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Brightening from 1 Ingredient(s):
Niacinamide

Anti-Aging from 1 Ingredient(s):
Niacinamide

Ingredients Related to Skin Type
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Dry Skin
None
Oily Skin
None
Sensitive Skin
None

Product Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG Rating Ratings)

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  • Moderate Risk
  • High Risk
  • Unknown
80%
10%
0%
10%

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Product Ingredient List

(Showing first 5 of 10 Ingredients)
EWG CIR Ingredient Name & Cosmetic Functions Notes
1
Water
(Solvent)
1
A
Niacinamide
(Skin Conditioning, Hair Conditioning, Smoothing)
Brightening
Brightening
Anti-Aging
Anti-Aging
1
A
Pentylene Glycol
(Solvent, Skin Conditioning)
3
Zinc PCA
(Skin Conditioning, Humectant)
A
Tamarindus Indica Seed Gum
(Viscosity Controlling, Emulsion Stabilising)

Latest User Reviews

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Broke me out!
Reviewed
Skin Type: combination Skin
Skin Concerns: Post Inflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH), Acne, Blackheads, Large Pores, Sensitive Skin, Dehydrated Skin, Uneven Skin Tone, Whiteheads/Closed Comedones

I wanted to like this product so badly, since I had heard nothing but great things about it. Unfortunately, it only made my acne worse. I patch tested this 3 times, each time hoping that it would work for me but nope: it clogged my pores and gave me lots of whiteheads & closed comedones - it definitely didn't improve my skin texture. My skin looked bumpy and it felt rough. I think the niacinamide or castor oil caused my skin to break out, so be careful if your skin doesn't react well to those ingredients.

The serum didn't do anything for my hyperpigmentation. After several weeks of using this, my acne scars still looked the same and they didn't seem to fade any quicker.

However, this product worked really well on the oily parts on my skin: it gave my skin a nice matte finish and it works really well under makeup. I didn't find this serum very hydrating so people with dry skin might want to apply lots of hydrating layers after using this serum to avoid dryness.

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36
Points
850
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0
love love love it!
Reviewed
Skin Type: oily Skin
Skin Concerns: Acne, Sensitive Skin, Dehydrated Skin

It's such a fantastic product that really helps me clearing my acne and it works wonder with my skin texture. I still get some acnes during the time of the month, but this totally helps clearing 'em quicker compares to other acne treatment I used in the past. There's a slight stinging sensation if your pimples just popped, but it's totally normal.

Suffice to say, this one has become a staple in my skincare routine that totally deserves HG status for me.

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2
Points
175
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0
Excellent ! The best product for your pores!
Reviewed
Skin Type: combination Skin
Skin Concerns: Acne, Blackheads, Large Pores, Sensitive Skin, Whiteheads/Closed Comedones

Excellent ! The best product for your pores!
I recommend this product ! At first i was afraid it is another product that says a lot and do nothing. But i was wrong !
It really improves the appearance of your skin and minimizes your pores. So give it a try. It works like wonders for me